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The Florida Medicaid approach to quality improvement in managed care

April 12th, 2019 / By Richard Fuller, MS

One of the fundamental objectives of Medicaid programs contracting out their sizeable budgets to managed care companies is to improve the quality of care for their beneficiaries. As we frequently […]

Article: Ground-breaking Minnesota study yields first statewide estimate of potentially preventable healthcare events

A new Minnesota Department of Health study identified thousands of preventable hospital admissions, readmissions, and ED visits using 3M’s potentially preventable events (PPEs) methodology.

It’s Time to Redefine an Achievable Triple Aim

July 22nd, 2015 / By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

This blog offers further commentary on the excellent conversation that Paul Levy began in his column, “The Triple Aimers have Missed the Mark.” In his blog, he provides a succinct […]

Incentives Empower Providers to Improve Care

June 26th, 2015 / By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

For the last decade, we have been fortunate enough to work with many state Medicaid programs and commercial payers on reform efforts incorporating outcomes targets for health care providers. The […]

Budget Neutral Payment for Pharmaceuticals – Tying Value to Outcomes

May 18th, 2015 / By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

We believe there are two core principles that should be adhered to when implementing payment reform initiatives. First, that measurement of performance change should be directly quantifiable in dollars where […]